Jewish Family and Children’s Service held their Gala at Sheraton Westport Chalet Hotel. For almost 150 years, this organization has been a staple in the community, providing services and programs that touch the lives of many. This elegant and mystical event brought out respected community individuals to fundraise for these vital programs. Additionally, Jewish Family and Children’s Service honored two charitable individuals for their personal philanthropic endeavors, Sidney Guller, for being an exceptional community philanthropist, and Dr. Mary C. Hoke who received the Agency Service Award. The event was emceed by Ben Nordstrom, nationally recognized actor and entertainer. Co-chairs for the evening were Jody Waldman and Stacy Sloas.